Firaaq (2009)


Director:Nandita Das

Description:Following riots in Gujarat, Arati experiences guilt when she did not open her door to shelter an injured Muslim woman. Her husband, Sanjay, had looted merchandise from shops, and his brother, Devan, had even sexually molested Muslim women. A young lad, Mohsin, leaves the safety of an army-guarded camp to look for his father. Meanwhile Music maestro, Jahangir Khan, faces isolation. Sameer Shaikh and his Hindu wife, Anuradha, decide to re-locate to Delhi. Muneera suspects her Hindu friend, Jyoti, of setting her house on fire, while biased police officers continue oppressing Muslims and five Muslim men find a gun and attempt to seek vengeance.


Starring:Inaamulhaq, Nasser, Shahana Goswami, Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Genre:Drama, History

Writer:Nandita Das (story), Shuchi Kothari (story), Shuchi Kothari (screenplay), Nandita Das (screenplay)

Imdb rating:7.4

Imdb votes:975

Released on:20 Mar 2009


Category: drama hindi-movies history